Office of Elections

210 N. 10th St.
Adel, IA  50003
Phone: 515.993.6914     Fax: 515.993.6930 
Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Registering to Vote 


You can register to vote, find your polling location and be notified of upcoming elections.  Visit

In Person

Visit our office to complete a voter registration form in person or print a copy here and return the copy to our office via the U.S. postal service.

Registering on Election Day

Click here to view what is needed if you have not registered to vote prior to election day.

Absentee Voting

Visit our office to complete a voter registration form in person or print a copy here and return the copy to our office via the U.S. postal service.
Want to track your your ballot? Click here to find out if it's been received yet. 
More questions?  Click here to see our frequently asked questions. 

Restoration of Rights

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Military and Overseas Civilian Voting 

Find more information through the Federal voting assistance site here.

Frequently Asked Voter Registration Questions

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The Voting Process

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Election Results:

Perry Community School District
December 6, 2016

Official Results

General Election
November 8, 2016


Official Results by Precinct

 Primary Election
June 7, 2016      
Official Results
Official Results by Precinct

Woodward-Granger Community School District
September 13, 2016
Official Results

Dallas Center Special City Election
February 2, 2016

Official Results

Regular City Election
November 3, 2015



Regular School Election
Tuesday September 8th

Write In Results:

 2015 Special County-Wide Election(click for info)
Tuesday August 4th
Official Results

November 4, 2014 General Election Official Results 
Final Results
(contact the Elections office for individual precinct results)

June 3, 2014 Primary Election Official Results 

Dexter Special City Election
(To fill vacancy)
April 15, 2014

Dexter Official Results

         Special School Election 2/4/2014

        ADM Official Results

        Waukee Official Results

        Regular City Election 11/5/13

        Regular School Election 9/10/13 
        WCV, Stuart Precinct, District 2 & 7 Results 
        WCV, Stuart Precinct, District 2 & 7 Write-in Results 

        County Special Election 08/06/2013
        New Administration/Public Safety Bldg.
        Woodward-Granger Special School Election 4/2/13

        Van Meter Special School Election 4/2/13 

        Special West Des Moines City Council Ward 2 - February 12, 2013
        See Polk County Elections website:  

        Special Election Results Senate District 22

        General Election 2012 Official Results

        Van Meter Election Results (9-18-2012)

        Primary 2012 Unofficial Election Results summary

        Primary 2012 Unofficial Election Results by precincts

         March 27, 2012 Van Meter Special City Election Official Results

         March 6, 2012 Perry Special City Election Official Results

         February 7, 2012 ADM Special School Election Official Results


          2011 Redistricting/Reprecincting Process

          School Election Precincts 

          City Election Precincts 

          Primary & General Election Precincts